Clearview National September 2018 - Issue 202 - Page 10

PROUD SPONSOR OF INDUSTRY NEWS INDUSTRYNEWS WAKEFIELD WINDOWS COMPANY GETS SHOWROOM AWARD » » WAKEFIELD-BASED B & P Windows has been awarded Showroom of the Month for August, having recently upgraded its consumer ‘showsite’ that’s been part of the business from the outset, enjoying a strong 37-year history in West Yorkshire. B & P is a distinctly family-run business with shared principles and has been part of the Solidor network for over seven years, presenting the business on quality and service, values perfectly aligned with the strong consumer facing composite door brand. Composite doors are a fundamental part of the product range and the family firm is seeing trends towards heritage styles and also contemporary doors in anthracite grey which are influencing sales. Justin Grafton-Holt, B & P Windows MD commented: “After 37 years in business, we’ve been able to carefully build a highly-regarded installation business with true family values. Solidor has been an exceptional business partner, and with the new Door Designer proving hugely beneficial, we’re looking forward to continuing to work together.” Gareth Busson, head of sales and marketing for Solidor Group commented: “B&P Windows is the perfect example of a well-respected family business that relies on strong brands.” WINDOW WARE APPOINTED OFFICIAL UK DISTRIBUTOR FOR CALDWELL’S FOLDING OPENERS » » MARKET-LEADING independent hardware supplier Window Ware has become the official UK distributor of Caldwell’s Folding Openers. The news comes hot on the heels of Window Ware becoming the launch partner for Caldwell’s innovative new Cotswold Sinidex window lock; strengthening an already close relationship between the two companies. Alan Hartley, Caldwell’s Strategic Accounts Manager, commented: “When we needed a new official distributor for our Folding Openers, Window Ware was the obvious choice thanks to its uncompromising commitment to quality, innovation, and outstanding customer service.” Richard Bryant, Window Ware’s Commercial Director, commented: “Being a ‘Pure Play’ distributor, our business is built around our extensive product range from industry-leading brands, and Caldwell’s Folding Openers only strengthens that.” Caldwell’s folding openers are suitable for use with a range of materials, whether it be PVC-u, aluminium, timber, steel or composite window profiles. The folding openers themselves are manufactured with extruded aluminium to produce a strong, consistent product that offers high levels of safety with strong safe stays and secure catches. £50 for every England goal from Target Windows » » A STOKE-ON-TRENT WINDOW company has raised £800 for a hospice by donating every time England scored a goal in the World Cup. Target Windows, based in Meir Heath, donated £50 to the Douglas Macmillan Hospice every time the team hit the net, including penalties. Director Guy Basnett said: “Although they didn’t win the World Cup, the England team scored 16 goals, which meant we were able to raise a fantastic amount for our chosen Charity of the Year, The Douglas Macmillan Hospice. 10 » SE P 2018 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M “Th